Refurbished Office Furniture – Yea or Nay?

January 11, 2014 by admin

When your business is ready to invest in name brand office furnishings, you generally get directed to a local authorized dealer or showroom. This means there’s a middle man between you and the manufacturer. There are advantages to having a dealer nearby to help you with things like material and item selection and space planning. […]

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What to Look for in Refurbished Cubicles

November 2, 2013 by admin

Are you looking into purchasing refurbished cubicles for your office? Sometimes these can have a huge advantage over new or used cubicles. In most cases, cubicles that have been refurbished are much less costly than entirely new setups.  They are also typically not in as bad of shape as used ones. It’s the nice middle […]

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Are Used Cubicles the Right Choice for a New Office?

September 21, 2013 by admin

The cubicle has a history – invented in 1967 as an alternative to open office floor plans that afforded little or no privacy, the cubicle was a godsend to companies that didn’t have funding or space to build individual offices in their allowed square footage. As times have changed, the workers who depend on cubicles […]

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Show Earth Some Love with Recycled Office Furniture

July 27, 2012 by admin

The U.S. Green Building Council knows that buying refurbished office furniture is good for the environment. That’s why this kind of purchase can contribute to LEED points when you are outfitting a new or remodeled office. Here are a few facts and statistics that reveal just how much of a difference recycling office furniture can […]

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Could Reusing Office Furniture Cost More Than Buying New?

January 21, 2012 by admin

That’s the argument some Canadian bureaucrats made when deciding that a new office should be outfitted with a new suite of office furniture instead of using existing furniture from the old office. The alleged cost of storing the old office furniture during the renovation and then prepping it for use in the new environment was […]

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Upcycling – Recycled Office Furniture With A Twist

September 17, 2011 by admin

At Cubicles Office Environments, we specialize in refurbishing office furniture to extend its useful life span. So, we’re excited to see a new trend that seems to be catching the imagination of consumers – upcycling. It’s like recycling with an upscale twist. You take an old piece of furniture (or a completely unrelated item that […]

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